Criminology - Grangegorman

TU Dublin - City Campus


Course Name Criminology - Grangegorman
Course Provider TU Dublin - City Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TU Dublin - Technological University Dublin
Course Code TU321 TU373
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Technological University Dublin Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Afternoon, Evening, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Commencement Date: September 2022
Location Grangegorman
Application Date Applications open from November 2021.

Note: Due to the considerable competition for our postgraduate programmes satisfying the minimum entry requirement is not a guarantee of a place. Depending on the programme of study, applications will be assessed based on your academic grades and may also take into account your work/life experience. Applicants may also be required to attend for interview for specific programmes.
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Expand+1 year full-time, 2 years part-time

Full-time students attend lectures two late afternoons/evenings per week and part-time students attend on one late afternoon/evening per week (may require attendance on a second evening depending on the optional...

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Entry Requirements

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Students must normally hold a second class honours degree, higher division (2.1) or higher in the area of social science, law, sociology, psychology or cognate discipline. Please be sure to include transcripts of your fin...

Course Content What is... Criminology ?
Criminology is an exciting inter-disciplinary subject that draws on sociology, psychology and law to focus on issues such as the causes of crime, the meaning of crime and societal reactions to crime. The MA in Criminology in TU Dublin provides students with a strong theoretical grounding in, and understanding of, contemporary criminological issues as well as advanced training in research skills.
Subjects Taught

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Students will be required to complete four core modules, two optional modules and a dissertation.

Core Modules

Criminological Theory
The Criminal Justice System
Criminal Psychology
Research Methods

Optional M...

Careers or Further Progression What are my career opportunities?
The programme provides an excellent grounding for those seeking to pursue a career in research and/or policy making or for those seeking to pursue higher qualifications (such as MPhil or PhD degrees). The programme is also targeted at those working in, or aspiring to work in, the criminal justice field including lawyers, gardaí, course officers, social workers, social care workers, psychologists, youth workers and related professionals.
Further Enquiries Nicola Hughes
01 2205468
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